A FOREIGN COUNTRY is named Scottish Crime Book of Year

17th September 2012

Charles Cumming’s latest thriller, A FOREIGN COUNTRTY, was awarded Scottish Crime Book of the Year at the Bloody Scotland festival in Firth on the 16th. Charles’s sixth novel follows disgraced spy Thomas Kell’s search for Amelia Levene, who goes missing shortly after learning she is to become the first female head of MI6. The book was praised by the chair of the judging panel, Sheena McDonald, as “Exciting, imaginative and well-written… simply an outstanding novel.”

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Adam Rutherford on ENCODE

11th September 2012

Adam Rutherford has teamed up with Tim Minchin for the Nature Video Channel’s ‘The Story of You: ENCODE and the human genome’, a short animation about monks, genes and genomes.
Follow this link to view http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TwXXgEz9o4w&feature=plcp

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